Wison Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. was awarded the Outstanding Contribution to FLNG / FSRU Development
Award at the 2nd annual LNG Summit held in Houston, U.S.A. recently. The award is to recognize Wison Marine's successful delivery of the world's first floating LNG production barge (Caribbean No. FLNG) in 2017 and the recently launched Exmar FSRU barge from Wison (Nantong). This is the second international award won by Wison Marine for its outstanding performance in the field of floating LNG, further demonstrating that the company's value contribution to the natural gas and LNG industries is widely recognized. At the same time win the summit also included Shell, Gas Natural Fenosa and other LNG industry leader.
Before final delivery of the Caribbean No. FLNG, Wison Marine successfully completed the gas tests and performance tests of the barge at its Nantong base. Gas test before departure, is the first initiative in the world. Martin Hruska, Director of Floating LNG Solutions at Wison, is pleased to share his unique experience as the general contractor for the project, "challenging the limits of floating LNG" and reveals how LNG is being used for the first time in floating facilities Achieve production. The presentation demonstrated how innovative solutions have aroused strong repercussions among industry participants by promoting cost-effective LNG production and transportation, boosting the monetization of natural gas assets and promoting the development of the LNG industry chain.
Cost-effective solutions How to optimize project economics to promote the development of the LNG market has become a heated topic for global LNG experts participating in this summit. Mr. Duane Bertrand, vice president of Wison Americas Americas, hosted a discussion entitled "FSRU / FLNG: Cost-Effective Solutions" where he and Martin Hruska worked with NextDecade, the key players in the international LNG industry, the commercials Mitsui and Black & Veatch Senior experts discussed topics of common interest to the floating LNG community.